Hindus welcome Maryland church offering yoga

Hindus have welcomed Linthicum Heights United Methodist Church (LHUMC) (in Linthicum, Maryland), whose history goes back to 1828, for offering yoga classes. Besides special Lent meditation-prayer services on Wednesdays, LHUMC is also offering two-levels of yoga in...

Hindus to double their numbers in Australia

Hindus will rise to 2.7% of Australia’s population, thus more than doubling their numbers as compared to 2011 Census at 1.3%, when the 2016 Census results begin pouring in starting June 27; according to a prediction of demographics consultancy “.id the population...

Hindus tell Miley Cyrus that marriage is a “spiritual union”

Welcoming the reported interest of Hollywood star Miley Cyrus to have a Hindu wedding in summer in Himalayas, Hindus are explaining to her that aim of marriage in Hinduism is a “spiritual union” and not just “physical union”. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement...

Amazon removes Lord Hanuman underwear within a day of Hindu protest

Online retailer Amazon.com withdrew underwear carrying image of Hindu deity Lord Hanuman from its website within a day after upset Hindus protested calling it “highly inappropriate”. Hanuman men’s underwear, made from satin cloth with Lord Hanuman image, and sold for...